John Russell is buried in Salem Cemetery Lot No. 30/19 with
his wife, Margaret (Gookin) Russell, and other family members.
The following is information from the record of his death filed
with the Lucas County clerk of district court by his physician,
Dr. James B. Robb.
Name: Russell, John
Date of birth: Jan. 10, 1832
Age at death: 77 years, 6 months, 4 days
Marital status: Married
Father's name: Reuben Russell
Father's nativity: Ohio
Mother's name: Mary Larrick
Mother's nativity: Ohio
Wife: Margaret Russell, Russell, Iowa
Date of death: July 14, 1909
Cause: Organic heart disease
Attending physician: James B. Robb
Physician last saw patient:: July 14, 1909
Burial: Salem in Benton Twp.
Undertaker: A.J. Woodman, Russell, Iowa
Date of burial: Oct. 15, 1909 (sic)